Whangarei Corporate Meeting
and Conference Centre
Any business session will benefit from the relaxing rural setting offered in this peaceful park. Set well away from traffic and other distractions, the Barge Showgrounds Events Centre can cater for a wide variety of meetings, training sessions or other corporate functions. Ideal for conference motivation, nestled in a pristine and unique landscape offering seclusion and serenity, the rooms are very flexible and can accommodate all the usual room settings from board room to theatre-style, classroom or a more formal seated dinner.
A full range of services and function equipment is available to ensure the smooth running of any gathering. Other features include:
- Hassle free on site car parking
- Large, undercover veranda area opening to manicured lawns ideal for breakout activities, team building or BBQ functions
- Onsite caretaker to assist with room setup etc
- No-charge for assistance with arranging catering or other equipment or other hire-in services
- Round or rectangular tables and chairs are included in room hire
- Complimentary function equipment included in room hire
- Hotel and motel accommodation is within a short distance of the venue.
Additional Services Include:
- Assistance on venue set-up / planning including on-site personnel
- Outdoor Furniture
- Pergola suitable for weddings, entertainment or small stage events
- Wireless Internet Access
- PA Sound System (including lapel microphone with remote)
- Data Projector and screen
- Overhead projector and screen
- DVD/VCR equipment
- Electronic Whiteboard with Printer
- Double sided pivot magnetic whiteboard
- Flip Chart Holder
- Fully equipped kitchen
- Fully equipped café
- Tea & Coffee making facilities
- Purified Cold water
- Security services as required
- Plus, if we haven't got something you need, we can arrange it for you.
Specialty Linen and Services
To really add the finishing touches, ask about our linen packages which include:
- Pleated skirtings for top tables
- Black or white tablecloths, chair covers and napkins
- Coloured chair tie-backs.
We can also help you with other services – such as arranging a caterer, florist or photographer.